Global Health Neurology Program Events

News

Countering Global Neurological Burden Will Take Advocacy, Training

Neurologists involved in global health programs calls for more advocacy and training in neurologic disorders in developing countries around the world.

Wanted: Nancy Snyderman reflects on Ebola and calls for commitment to science literacy

Two years ago, Ebola jumped from the jungle into West African cities and ultimately the United States. As a physician-journalist for ABC and NBC News, I had covered tough stories around the globe — from epidemics to wars and refugee camps. But nothing prepared me for the drama and sociopolitical fallout from Ebola. We had all been watching the devastation from this epidemic play out from a distance in print and on television. With each compelling story, Ebola became increasingly tragic and exotic, yet it was safely oh-so-far away.

Events & Conferences

Sep September 03 Thu 2020

Global Health Section Fireside Chat

Interview with Dr. Deanna Saylor
Moderated by Dr. Nirali Vora

Oct October 05 - 08 Mon-Thu 2020

Zambia Neurology Research Symposium

The Zambia Neurology Research Symposium will be held October 5-8, 2020 from 13:00-16:00 Central African Time. We will have limited spaces available to attend in-person (location TBD, will be somewhere on the UNZA campus) but will also be hosting the symposium virtually via Zoom. Please register below and include your preference for in-person or virtual attendance.